Maximillian Sunflower

 

 

Helianthus maximillianii

 

Asteraceae

 

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Form: Annual
Seasonality
: Sow in spring, flowers in fall

Size: 10 ft high by 2 feet wide
Leaves
: Narrow, 8-10 inch long leaves
Flowers
: 3 inch, yellow, daisy-like flowers

Fruit: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: Stiff and erect
Range/Origin
: Central and southwest U.S.
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 1-24

Comments: Seeds attract birds

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full sun

         Water: Regular to ample water

         Soil: Most, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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